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United Nations ...... 

★Established ------------- 24th October 1945 by 51 countries

★Headquarter ------------- New York, United Statesunited-nation

★Official languages ------------- Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish

★Total Membership ------------- 193 member

★Present Secretary General ------------- Ban Ki-moon

★First Secretary General ------------- Trygve Lie, Norway

★United Nations was established ------------- San Francisco City

★Permanent Members in Security Council ------------- Russia, USA, France, China and UK.

★Logo designer of the United Nations ------------- Donal McLaughlinun-building

★Newest Member in UN ------------- South Sudan, 14th July 2011

★Six Principal Organs The General Assembly ------------- The Security Council
                                                                     The Economic and Social Council
                                                                      The Secretariat
                                                                      The International Court of Justice
                                                                     The United Nations Trusteeship Council



Organizations and specialized agencies of the United Nations :
Name Headquarters Established
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)  Rome, Italy 1945
International Labour Organization (ILO)  Geneva, Switzerland  1946
International Maritime Organization (IMO) London, United Kingdom 1948
World Food Programme (WFP)  Rome, Italy 1963
World Health Organization (WHO) Geneva, Switzerland 1948
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)  Vienna, Austria 1957
International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Geneva, Switzerland 1947
World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Madrid, Spain 1974
Universal Postal Union (UPU) Bern, Switzerland 1947
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Montreal, Canada 1947
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Rome, Italy 1977
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Washington, D.C., USA 1945
World Bank (WB) Washington, D.C., USA 1944
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Geneva, Switzerland 1974
World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Geneva, Switzerland 1950
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)  Vienna, Austria 1967
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)  Paris, France  1946

The UN has 4 main purposes :

★ To keep peace throughout the world

★ To develop friendly relations among nations

★ To help nations work together to improve the lives of poor people, to conquer hunger, disease and illiteracy, and to encourage respect for each other’s rights and freedoms

★ To be a centre for harmonizing the actions of nations to achieve these goals







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